3rd grade

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alice folded a piece of paper into 12 equal squares and colored them. She had 3 times as many red parts as green parts and 2 more yellow parts than blue parts. How many parts did she have of eeach color?

  1. Nicole

    There are 3 yellow parts, 1 blue parts, 2 green parts and 6 red parts.

  2. Ms. Sue

    She could have had 1 green, 3 red, 3 blue, and 5 yellow.

    Or -- 2 green, 6 red, 1 blue, and 3 yellow.

  3. Nicole

    go ms. sue!
    do you know anything about calculus?

  4. Ms. Sue

    Sorry, Nicole -- I never took calculus! My math knowledge stops about 7th grade.

  5. Nicole

    yeah mine too lol

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